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The Giant Rat of Sumatra or Pirates Galore

The Giant Rat of Sumatra or Pirates Galore

Genre:
Fantasy
Published:
2005

A cabin boy winds up on an infamous pirate ship called the Giant Rat of Sumatra — and in the middle of the war with Mexico. Swashbuckling adventure moves swiftly along even as the boy yearns to return to New England and pirate Captain Gallows to leave the sea.

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